WORCESTER (AP) — A Massachusetts city council is expected to pass a resolution directing the city manager to try and bring the Pawtucket Red Sox from Rhode Island.
The resolution to be considered by the Worcester City Council at Tuesday night’s meeting directs the city manager to “do all that is reasonably in his power to facilitate this move.”READ MORE: I-Team: Kids In Crisis Spend Weeks In Emergency Room Waiting For Mental Health Services
The resolution was proposed by Mayor Joseph Petty.
The Boston Red Sox Triple-A affiliate says it needs a new home to replace aging McCoy Stadium in Pawtucket.READ MORE: Worcester Businesses Hope WooSox Help Them Bounce Back From COVID Pandemic
Efforts for $23 million in state money to help build a new stadium in Pawtucket have so far failed.
There is no stadium financing plan in place in Worcester.MORE NEWS: TD Garden Capacity Increases As Bruins Head Into Playoffs
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